Defence

Nag Missile

18/6/2017 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

The Anti-Tank Guided Missile Nag was successfully flight tested in the desert ranges of Rajasthan. About Nag missile: The Nag missile is indigenously ...

Prithvi-II missile

3/6/2017 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

India has successfully test-fired it’s indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile from a test range in Odisha as part of a user trial b ...

Akash missiles

30/5/2017 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

The Defence Ministry has decided to cancel the Army’s global contest for Short Range Surface to Air Missile (SR-SAM) systems and instead procure two a ...

BrahMos missile

23/4/2017 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

Indian Navy recently successfully test fired BrahMos Land Attack Supersonic Cruise Missile from a ship. This variant of Long Range BrahMos Missile was ...

Medium-range surface-to-air missile (MRSAM) systems

9/4/2017 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

India and Israel have inked defence deals worth over $2 billion for advanced medium-range surface-to-air missile (MRSAM) systems. As part of the deal, ...

Non-lapsable Capital Fund Account

14/3/2017 | Security Issues | Defence |Read more

The defence ministry has proposed creation of a non-lapsable rolling fund to facilitate buying heavy-duty military hardware like artillery guns, comba ...

Brahmos missile

14/3/2017 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

India has successfully test-fired the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile, which is capable of carrying a warhead of 300 kg, from a test range along the ...

DRDO Hands Over its Developed Products to Indian Army

4/3/2017 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has handed over three of its products for induction into the Indian Army. The products are namely ...

IAF inducts indigenous early warning system NETRA

22/2/2017 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

The IAF has formally inducted the first indigenously built Airborne Early Warning and Control System Netra. About airborne early warning and control s ...

Rustom – II

19/11/2016 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

Defence Research and Development Organization or DRDO successfully carried out the maiden flight of indigenous unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) Rust ...

India joins Missile Technology Control Regime(MTCR)

29/6/2016 | Security Issues | Defence |Read more

India has become the 35th member of the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) This breakthrough comes days after India announced that it is subscri ...

Defence Procurement Policy(DPP): 2016

30/3/2016 | Governance Issues | Defence |Read more

Defence procurement policy is unveiled by the government with an aim to ensure transparency, fast track acquisition process and give a push to ‘Make i ...

Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD)

18/2/2016 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

South Korea is pushing for deployment on its soil of a US high-altitude air defense system(THAAD) as North Korean missile threats expand. Seoul’s incr ...

Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) policy, 2016

15/1/2016 | Security Issues | Defence |Read more

The government has approved major changes to the Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) on the recommendations of the expert committee headed by Dhirendr ...

LRSAM Successfully Flight-Tested

28/11/2015 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

Long Range Surface to Air Missile (LRSAM), jointly designed and developed by Israel Aerospace Industries and DRDO, has been successfully tested from a ...

N-capable Prithvi II Missile

27/11/2015 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

India successfully test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile, which has a strike range of 350 km, aspart of a user tria ...

Anti-Submarine Warship Kadmatt

27/11/2015 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

INS Kadmatt is the second of four anti-submarine warfare corvettes built for the Indian Navy by the Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers of Kolkata ...

Dhanush ballistic missile

25/11/2015 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

India successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable Dhanush ballistic missile with a strike range of 350 km from a naval ship INS Subhadra off the Odish ...

India’s Supersonic interceptor missile AAD

22/11/2015 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

India test-fired its indigenously developed supersonic interceptor missile from the Abdul Kalam Island off the Odisha coast. The interceptor, known as ...

Largest Coast Guard offshore patrol vessel Samarth

11/11/2015 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

Coast Guard’s latestandlargest offshore patrol vessel, Samarthhas been commissioned atVasco Da Gama,Goa. It is thefirst in a series of six 105m ...

Army Cloud, Data Centre & Digi-Locker for the Indian Army

9/11/2015 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

The Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar recently inaugurated the Central Data Centre, Army Cloud and Digi-Locker for the Indian Army. Such initiati ...

BrahMos missile test-fired from INS Kochi

1/11/2015 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

Supersonic cruise missile BrahMos, with a strike-range of over 290 kilometres, was test-fired from the navy's newest stealth destroyer INS Kochi s ...

Government approval for induction of women into the Fighter branch of Indian Air Force

25/10/2015 | Security Issues | Defence |Read more

The Ministry of Defence has allowed the Indian Air Force to induct women as fighter pilots. This makes it first of the three services to have women in ...

One Rank One Pension

8/9/2015 | Indian Polity | Defence |Read more

The Centre’s decision to fulfill ex-servicemen’s long-pending demand for One Rank, One Pension (OROP) received a less than enthusiastic ac ...

Airborne Warning & Control System

1/4/2015 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

Moving towards the target of having at least 12 aircraft-mounted radars for early warning against incoming enemy missiles and aircraft, the Ministry o ...

SIPRI REPORT

18/3/2015 | Security Issues | Defence |Read more

India has yet again emerged as the world’s largest buyer of weapons and military equipment, accounting for some 15% of all such international im ...

Four Warships

9/1/2015 | Science Affairs | Defence |Read more

India is on its way to indigenously build four warships, which will be the biggest-ever made in the country other than the under-construction 40,000 t ...

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